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150 Years of IAG

More than 520 scientists of geodesy from 53 countries meet in Potsdam for the Scientific Assembly 2013 of the International Association of Geodesy (IAG) to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the IAG. Around 500 talks and posters will be presented. A...

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Pines from Potsdam Telegrafenberg reveal climate of the past

Pines from Potsdam Telegrafenberg reveal climate of the past
09.09.2013 | Potsdam:  New method facilitates more precise climate reconstructions in temperate zone. Potsdam scientist Ingo Heinrich has developed a new method at the GFZ German Research...

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Besuch des Botschafters von Neuseeland (only available in German)

Begleitet von einer hochrangigen Deutsch-Neuseeländischen Wissenschaftsdelegation besuchte heute der neuseeländische Botschafter, H.E. Peter Rider, das Deutsche GeoForschungsZentrum, GFZ.

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Dr. Christian Schmidt, Senior Scientist in Section 3.3 "Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials", has been elected a Fellow of the "Mineralogical Society of America“ (MSA)

Dr. Christian Schmidt, Senior Scientist in Section 3.3: Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials, has been elected a Fellow of the Mineralogical Society of America (MSA).

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Safe long term storage of CO2 is possible

Safe long term storage of CO2 is possible
07.11.2013|Potsdam: At the final conference of the EU project CO2CARE - CO2 Site Closure Assessment Research - at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences from 04 to 06 November 2013 more than 60 experts...

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Drilling for knowledge

The ICDP Science Conference “Imaging the Past to Imagine our Future” with 180 attendees from 26 countries was held November 11 - 14, 2013 in Potsdam at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences. The main goal of the conference was to discuss the...

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The water cycle amplifies abrupt climate change

The water cycle amplifies abrupt climate change
19.01.2014|Potsdam: The role of the hydrological cycle during abrupt temperature changes is of prime importance for the actual impact of climate change on the continents. In a new study published in...

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